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MaryAnn McCarra-Fitzpatrick
Worked at Onpoint Advocacy, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, Churchill Livingstone Publishers, Alan R. Liss, Publishers, Garland Publishing, Gannett Newspapers.
Attended CUNY Graduate Center (NYC), Manhattan College (Riverdale, NY), Lincoln High School (Yonkers, NY)
Lives in Peekskill, NY
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MaryAnn McCarra-Fitzpatrick blogs poetry at http://mccarra--poetry.blogspot.com/ 

Her work has appeared in MoonLit, The Westchester Times Tribune, Make Room for Dada, Mount Vernon Today, OBSOLETE Magazine, The Mount Vernon Inquirer, Thick With Conviction, Cavalier Literary Couture, the "Vox Mom" online feature of The Mom Egg and the Mount Vernon Independent.  Publication forthcoming in Torrid Literature and Clapboard House. Her work has been anthologized in the volume "Blood Beats in Four Square Miles" edited by james "jAFa" Fair, the first volume to gather together the work of poets living and working in Mount Vernon, New York.

A reader at such venues as The Back Fence,  Manhattan College, Blue Door Gallery, AC-BAW Arts Center, Lola's Tea House, Mount Vernon Public Library, ABC No Rio, and Centerfold Coffeehouse.
 
Poetry readings available on YouTube.
 
Poetry podcast available on Podbean and on Podsnack.
 
Audio and video samplings of her poetry are available on her blog, McCarra/Poetry.
 
In addition to the above, MaryAnn also creates collages from mixed media and found materials.  A sampling of these may be seen on Google+ and on the website "Uncooked Culture."

MaryAnn is a recent transplant to the banks of the Hudson, in Peekskill, New York--formerly having lived in the Fleetwood neighborhood of Mount Vernon, New York.  Her husband is Mark Fitzpatrick and their three sons are Aidan Michael, Conor Brian, and Brendan Walsh Fitzpatrick.

At present she is at work preparing a volume of poetry for publication.

Education
  • CUNY Graduate Center (NYC), Manhattan College (Riverdale, NY), Lincoln High School (Yonkers, NY)
    Ph.D. Program in English, 1989 - 1990
  • Manhattan College
    English and World Literature, 1985 - 1989
  • Lincoln High School
    1981 - 1985
  • Mark Twain Middle School
  • Public School No. 30
  • St. Simon Stock
  • Public School No. 33
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NY STATE SENATE SD-40 CANDIDATES FORUM, 28th April 2016


Please Join the Peekskill Democratic City Committee
for a Candidates Forum for the 40th State Senate District
The Peekskill Democratic City Committee is hosting a candidates forum for the 40th State Senate District on April 28, 2016. The participants will include the three declared candidates seeking the Democratic nomination: Alison Boak of Pound Ridge, Debra Carter-Costello of Cortlandt, and Andrew Falk of Patterson.
Attendees should arrive between 7:00 and 7:15. The forum will begin promptly at 7:15 PM in the Community Room of the Field Library at 4 Nelson Avenue in Peekskill, and will end at 8:30 PM. 


The forum is open to the general public, so all are invited to attend.
What: State Senate SD 40 Candidates Forum
When: Thursday, April 28 2016 at 7:00 PM
Forum begins promptly at 7:15 PM, and runs until 8:30 PM


Where: Field Library in Peekskill 
Community Room
4 Nelson Avenue
Who: Alison Boak 
Debra Carter-Costello 
Andrew Falk
All are invited to attend
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SPRING FLING HONORING DARREN RIGGER
Please Join Us
for this Event in Support of the
Peekskill Democratic City Committee
Honoring
Darren J. Rigger
New York State Democratic Committeeman,
Former Peekskill City Council Member and Past Chair of the PDCC.
Saturday, May 14, 2016
3-5 pm
Taormina II
59 Hudson Avenue
Peekskill, NY
(Just around the corner from the Metro North Station: a short block north and a half-block east)
Food, Fun, Friendship
Checks Made Payable to:
PDCC
Po. Box 686
Peekskill, NY 10566
For further information contact Ruth Wells
917-370-9087
ruth.a.wells@gmail.com

Please join all your local elected officials, business leaders and community activists at this wonderful annual event.

$100, $250, $500 or $1000 ($50 for District Leaders)

https://secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/honordarren

or make checks payable to: 
PDCC, PO Box 646, Peekskill, NY 10566 
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The City of Peekskill announced Monday that the grand opening of the Southern Waterfront Park and Trailway, the second phase of a $8.3 million parkland redevelopment on the Hudson River waterfront, will take place Friday, April 15. The new 3-acre park and 1-mile trail system will run from Riverfront Green to Charles Point Pier Park
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Some 200 guests packed Colonial Terrace Sunday night for the Peekskill St. Patrick’s Parade installation dinner, held in advance of this Saturday’s parade. As part of the installation, the Grand Marshal received his sash, top hat and shillelagh, and his Aides received their official sashes. The Grand Marshal for the 27th annual Peekskill St. Patrick’s
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Justin Burch, a vulnerable adult with autism, went missing from Peekskill Wednesday, March 2 and still missing. According to Peekskill police, Burch was last seen wearing a dark blue knit hat, blue hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans and white and black Nike sneakers. “We have searched using aviation and K9 resources from the Westchester County
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It was announced today that the New York State Conference of Mayors (NYCOM) has selected the City of Peekskill as one of four winners of NYCOM’s Local Government Achievement Award for its Peekskill Bay Greenway project, which is Peekskill’s public recreation waterfront—including Scenic Hudson Park at Peekskill Landing and the Southern Waterfront Park and Trailway. “The
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Islamic terror attacks are occurring all over the globe. Our politicians and media members (not The Peekskill Post, of course!) continue to act like lying little children, but there is reason for optimism. Your New York Metropolitans—in the form of pitchers Jacob deGrom, Matt Harvey and Jeurys Familia—grace the cover of this week’s Sports Illustrated,
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In case you missed it yesterday, the New York Post reported that last December’s shutdown of Indian Point was caused by bird poop. The Post reported that the power plant automatically shut down Dec. 14, 2015 when a string of dropping from a “large bird” fell into some of the plant’s electrical equipment and caused
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